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Example Sentences for "famous"

She gained fame through her acting career, but many people didn't realize that she was also an excellent athleteMichael Jordan is probably the most famous basketball player in the world.

She gained fame through her acting career, but many people didn't realize that she was also an excellent athlete.

Don Mee's Restaurant is famous for its Chinese dim sum lunches.

He is a hugely famous badminton player in Malaysia, but here in the U.S. no one had any idea who he was.

Pel- is perhaps the most famous soccer player in the history of the sport.

She became famous while still in high school after winning a contract with a major record label.

Former President Richard Nixon is infamous for the Watergate scandal which drove him from office.

There is a Tunisian proverb which states that he who wants to be famous will have many a sleepless night.

Actor Alan Alda once said that it isn't necessary to be rich and famous to be happy. It's only necessary to be rich.

One job that actor Brad Pitt held before he became famous was that of a costumed chicken for El Pollo Loco restaurant.

Sri Lanka achieved international fame for its spices during its colonial period.

Perhaps the most famous and notorious figure to come out of the area now known as the Republic of Georgia is the Soviet dictator, Joseph Stalin.

Irish whiskey is world famous for its quality and distinctive flavor.

Discussion question: Talk about a famous person from history, sports or the arts in your culture.

Discussion question: What do you think are the advantages and disadvantages of being famous?

Find someone who has met a famous person.


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